Earnings & Savings

Earnings

Typically, our 4kw solar PV system costing £3,450 will generate 3,852 units of electricity per annum.

You will receive savings on your electricity bill and Smart Export Guarantee payments of approximately £355* per annum.

Over 20 years you can expect benefits of £13,073**

Smart Export Guarantee Payment of 5.4p p/kW.

Electricity Savings of 18p p/kW.

Being at home all day to use the free electricity.

Savings

A 4 kilo watt system can generate over 3,852 kilowatt hours of electricity a year – that’s around three quarters of a typical household’s electricity needs which means you should expect to save £s on electricity alone.

Additionally, you will save over a 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year.

 

 

 

*Returns based on south facing roof with a 39 degree pitch and no shading.

**20 year total benefit is based on 3.2% inflation and 6% energy inflation.

3.2% inflation is based on as an average over the last ten years from the “Office of National Statistics Consumer Price Indices”. 6% fuel inflation is based on an increase of fuel prices over the last 5 years sourced from “DECC Domestic Energy Price Statistics”

Smart Export Guarantee

The Smart Export Guarantee was launched on 1st January 2020, to replace the Feed-in Tariff.

A 4kWp solar panel system could make around £355 per year!

Homeowners with solar panels can start making money again!

Smart Export Guarantee

4kW Returns*

Total Savings on Electricity and Payments from the Smart Export Guarantee Scheme p/a

Total Benefit in Year One   

Home all day                                               £355

Home half day                                            £326          

Total Benefit over 20 years          

Home all day                                              £13,073**

Home half day                                           £11,996**

Payback Year                                       

Home all day                                              7

Home half day                                           7

Annual Return Rate                         

Home all day                                           12.2%

Home half day                                           11.44%

 

*Returns based on south facing roof with a 39 degree pitch and no shading.

Smart Export Guarantee Payment of 5.4p p/kW

Electricity Savings of 18p p/kW

**20 year total benefit is based on 3.2% inflation and 6% energy inflation.

10kW Returns*

Total Savings on Electricity and Payments from the Smart Export Guarantee Scheme p/a

Total Benefit in Year One   

Home al day                                               £888

Home half day                                            £815        

Total Benefit over 20 years          

Home all day                                              £32,682**

Home half day                                           £29,990**

Payback Year                                       

Home all day                                              5

Home half day                                           6

Annual Return Rate                         

Home all day                                           14.63%

Home half day                                           13.86%

 

*Returns based on south facing roof with a 39 degree pitch and no shading.

Smart Export Guarantee Payment of 5.4p p/kW

Electricity Savings of 18p p/kW

**20 year total benefit is based on 3.2% inflation and 6% energy inflation.